Sunday, October 21, 2018

The Cairo Talks Continue: All Palestinian Arab Factions Discuss Coordination of Terror Activities

Twelve representatives of Palestinian Arab organizations will meet in Cairo today to talk about the Egyptian proposal for a unilateral cease-fire for a year. Even before the talks began, and even before last night's...

Abbas Denies His Authority to Make Cardinal Decisions for a Lasting Peace Agreement

http://jcpa.org/abbas-denies-his-authority-to-make-decisions-for-a-lasting-peace/ Mahmoud Abbas - “the president of the state of Palestine,” chairman of the Palestinian Authority, leader of the PLO, and head of Fatah - must recognize that he is not a serious partner for...

Frozen in time, Addicted to pity

http://www.nationalpost.com/opinion/columnists/Frozen+time+addicted+pity/3371479/story.html Refugees? Canadians, even if their families have lived here for centuries, know something about refugees. We know Hungarians, we know Vietnamese, we know many others. We admire their energy and their accomplishments. Observing them...

Does the PA Want to Erase Israel from the Temple Mount in Jerusalem?

Arafat does not tire of reminding Israelis at every opportunity, that he is not just the president of Palestine and the head of the PLO, he is also the deputy chairman of the pan-Islamic...

HAMAS INTENSIFIES USE OF DUAL-ENGINE ROCKETS WITH 12.5 KM RANGE

The Kassam rockets that were fired at Ashkelon two weeks ago and which led to the fatal shelling of Beit Hanoun were dual-engine rockets, and not single-engine ones, said intelligence officials. One of the rockets...

BDS, Jerusalem & myopic policy makers

In 1988, our agency began to interview American citizens whose children were born in Jerusalem who faced an absurd situation where  the US consulate in Jerusalem  and the US embassy refused to register them...

UN Experts Fault Iran on Discrimination; Iran Cites Durban II Participation

Contact for interviews: media1@unwatch.org Tel: +41.79.332.8106 +41.79.332.8106 Geneva, August 4 - UN experts faulted Iran today for discriminating against women and ethnic minority groups, during a periodic review of the country's record in Geneva. Members of...

Human Rights Watch:

"Hezbollah's attacks in Israel on Sunday and Monday were at best indiscriminate attacks in civilian areas, at worst the deliberate targeting of civilians. Either way, they were serious violations of international humanitarian law and...

The Sharon Plan: Not Disengagement – PLO Empowerment

The Sharon Plan, often described as the "disengagement" process, has become one of the most hotly debated news items in Israel. What is most newsworthy, given the charged emotions that this debate has created, is...

PM: Abbas does not seek peace

http://www.israelhayom.com/site/newsletter_opinion.php?id=3223 What's behind Abbas' new tone? Mahmoud Abbas delivered a speech on Jan. 4, on the anniversary of the founding of Fatah, that may have marked a turning point in the relations between the Palestinian Authority...